You’re an 80’s child if….
You know all the words to “Ice Ice Baby.”
You wanted to be The Hulk for Halloween.
You had a crush on one of the New Kids on the Block members.
You wanted to be on Star Search.
You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before he
Had plastic surgery.
You wore a banana clip or one of those slap-on wrist bands at
Some point… or heaven forbid one of those T-shirt rings on one side
During your youth.
You were styling with your French rolled pants.
You wore multiple pairs of socks in the middle of the summer
Just so you could be “hip”
You had slouch socks and puff painted your own shirt at least
Cabbage Patch Kids!!
You knew what Willis was “talkin’ ’bout.”
You know the profound meaning of “Wax on, Wax off.”
You were upset when She-ra, Princess of Power, and He-Man got
You can remember watching Full House and Saved by the Bell
For endless hours, back when they were new episodes.
You have seen at least 10 episodes of Fraggle Rock.
You hold a special place in your heart for “Back to the
You know where to go if you “wanna go where everybody knows
You wanted to be a Goonie. (“Goonies never say die.”)
You remember Madonna in her cone stage.
You knew “The Artist” when he was humbly called “Prince.”
You even wore flourescent-neon, if you will, clothing…
You could breakdance, or wished you could.
You remember when ATARI was a state of the art video game
You remember M.C. Hammer.
You can still sing the rap to “Fresh Prince of Bel Air.”
You own any cassettes.
You owned a pair of L.A. Gear, Keds, or Converse tennis
You carried your lunch to school in a Gremlins or an ET
You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the ONLY female
My Little Pony, Gummy Bears, Transformers, PinWheel with
Molly the Mole, Double Dare, and Zoobilee Zoo are familiar to you.
You ever had a Swatch Watch.
You actually spent countless hours trying to perfect the
“Care Bear stare.”
You had Wonder Woman or Superman underoos.
You believed that “By the power of Greyskull, you HAD the
You thought that Transformers were more than meets the eye.
You spent hours in the basement building and rebuilding Lego
Big wheels and bicycles with streamers were the way to go.
With your pink portable tape player, you sang back up to
“Party like it’s 1999” seemed SO far away!!
**If you can identify with at least half of these, you are a
child of the 80’s!! Send this to everyone who would appreciate
going back to this wonderful decade!!*